Your official source for the latest news and developments at George Best Belfast City Airport.
Thursday 02 May 2013
The Belfast City Marathon starts at 9am on Monday 6th May. While the majority of roads will remain open throughout the event, disruption can be expected in the city centre from 06:30 until 12:00 noon.
Disruption can also be expected on the Albertbridge Rd, Holywood Rd and Sydenham Bypass until shortly after 11:00am.
Passengers travelling through Belfast City Airport on Monday are advised to leave additional time for their journey.
For further traffic information On Monday 6th May, visit http://www.belfastcentre.com/belfast-city-marathon-traffic-information
Tuesday 30 Apr 2013
Young performers and West End fans from across Northern Ireland are invited to audition for a local youth production of the 1980s classic musical film Fame, featuring the famous (or infamous!) title song.
Saturday 23 Mar 2013
George Best Belfast City Airport is open and operational this morning.
Passengers should expect some delays due to knock on effects from yesterdays disruption.
Passengers are still advised to check with their airline for the latest on their flight status and also to check the airports website and social media pages including Facebook and twitter for any further updates.
Airline contact details can be found here.
Friday 08 Mar 2013
The George Best Belfast City Airport Community Fund has announced its support of this year’s John Hewitt Society World Book Day Celebration.
The funding support is an extension of the airports ‘Time to Read’ initiative whereby employees from the airport visit local schools to encourage reading from a young age.
Saturday 23 Feb 2013
The road service will be carrying out work from Mersey Street to Sydenham Road from Friday 22nd February - Friday 19th April.
Small delays are to be expected as traffic may be re-routed in some instances.
Passengers are advised to ensure additional time for their journey's to George Best Belfast City Airport.
Thursday 14 Feb 2013
George Best Belfast City Airport has announced an Apprenticeship Scheme for young people in the greater Belfast area.
Department of Employment and Learning (DEL) Minister, Dr Stephen Farry and Lord Mayor of Belfast, Alderman Gavin Robinson, launched the ‘George Best Belfast City Airport High Fliers Apprenticeship Scheme’ at the airport today.
Tuesday 12 Feb 2013
George Best Belfast City Airport has been recognised and rewarded for its Service Excellence at the Ireland Excellence Awards.
The bestowment of the prestigious Gold Star accolade, which is independently validated by the Centre for Competitiveness and recognises organisations that have demonstrated excellence in their overall business performance, follows a rigorous examination process of service standards at the airport, which is based just minutes from Belfast city centre.
Thursday 17 Jan 2013
Leading regional airline’s Deli in the Sky rated best British airline by influential online study.
Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has been recognised as the top best UK airline for the quality of its Deli in the Sky range of on-board food in Skyscanner’s* annual European Airline Food Awards.
Friday 11 Jan 2013
In light of the traffic disruption expected this evening due to protests, passengers travelling to George Best Belfast City airport are advised to leave extra time for their journey.
PSNI have confirmed they will keep all major roads open, however, caution is advised when travelling due to knock on effects from protest areas.
Wednesday 19 Dec 2012
Latest Update: 19th December 2012, 2:20pm
The M2 has been fully RE-OPENED following an earlier incident at the Hightown Bridge. The Hightown Bridge itself has also now been re-opened.